UCL Psychology and Language Sciences


Contents of UCLWPL 25 (2013)

Edited by Diana Mazzarella, Isabelle Needham-Didsbury and Kevin Tang

Robyn CarstonPreface
Semantics and Pragmatics
Xiaohong JiangReferential Metonymy: Reference Transfer and Pragmatic Motivations
Diana Mazzarella‘Optimal relevance’ as a pragmatic criterion: the role of epistemic vigilance
Paula Rubio-Fernández, Catherine Wearing and Robyn CarstonHow metaphor and hyperbole differ: An empirical investigation of the relevance-theoretic account of loose use
Klaus AbelsOn 2-3-1
Zoë Belk The Paradox of the Heavy Drinker
Dirk Bury and Matthew ReeveBackward coreference from relative clauses and the nature of Condition C
Alexandra Perovic and Victoria JankeIssues in the acquisition of binding, control and raising in high-functioning children with autism
Matthew ReeveConditions on ellipsis licensing: evidence from gapping and cleft ellipsis
Hans van de Koot, Renita Silva, Claudia Felser and Mikako Sato Dutch A-Scrambling Is Not Movement: Evidence from Antecedent Priming
Phonetics and Phonology
Florian BreitVoice–Nasality Interaction and Headedness in Voiceless Nasals
Elizabeth EdenMeasuring language distance through phonology: parameters or constraints?
Nick NeasomWhat is a Synchronic Chain Shift?
Thanasis SoultatisThe status of the glide in Modern Greek
Kevin Tang and Andrew NevinsQuantifying the Diachronic Productivity of Irregular Verbal Patterns in Romance